Castle Island Athletics Club
€2.24m to An Ríocht Athletics club, part-funded by the National Lottery
Set in the picturesque countryside of Castleisland, An Ríocht is a vibrant athletics club with a 400 metre synthetic all weather athletics track built to Olympic standards. Hosting many international and home events, it also incorporates multi-event training and competitions in fi eld events. The track surrounds a sports pitch, used by the local football clubs, while the newly built clubhouse provides athletes with up to date gym and spa facilities.
(above: high-jumper, Kevin Donoghue trains at An Ríocht Athletics club.)